WorldCat Identities

O'Brian, Patrick 1914-2000

Overview
Works: 496 works in 3,216 publications in 7 languages and 111,053 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Naval history  Sea stories  History  Drama  Manuscripts  Film adaptations  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PR6029.B55, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patrick O'Brian
Master and commander by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
93 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin form a friendship in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars. Life aboard a man-of-war in Nelson's navy is described
The hundred days by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
48 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the high seas, Captain Jack Aubrey of the Royal Navy and his co-adventurer, Dr. Stephen Maturin, chase a shipment of gold destined for Napoleon. The emperor has escaped from Elba and the gold would enable him to raise more troops
Blue at the mizzen by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
38 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Royal Navy warship is dispatched to the Pacific to help Chile fight for its independence from Spain. Twentieth volume in a series featuring Captain Jack Aubery and ship's doctor Stephen Maturin
The far side of the world by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
59 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 3,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The War of 1812 continues, and Jack Aubrey sets course for Cape Horn on a mission after his own heart: intercepting a powerful American frigate outward bound to play havoc with the British whaling trade. Stephen Maturin has fish of his own to fry in the world of secret intelligence. Disaster in various guises awaits them in the Great South Sea and in the far reaches of the Pacific: typhoons, castaways, shipwrecks, murder, and criminal insanity
Post captain by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
59 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the continuation of Jack Aubrey's life as the Peace of Amiens docks the Commander onshore, to France, and back to sea
The commodore by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
40 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 18th Century heroes, Captain Jack Aubrey and Dr. Stephen Maturin of the Royal Navy, are sent to the fever-ridden Gulf of Guinea to disrupt the slave trade. But their ultimate destination is Ireland where the French are mounting an invasion, a mission that will test Aubrey's seamanship and Maturin's talents as a secret agent
The Mauritius command by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
60 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Napoleonic wars, British naval captain Jack Aubrey, charged with capturing the French islands of Reunion and Mauritius, must first cope with his fellow commanders
H.M.S. Surprise by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
56 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aubrey is on the defensive against an enemy with overwhelming local superiority, but somewhere in the Indian Ocean lies the ships sent by Napoleon to attack the China Fleet, a prize that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams
The letter of Marque by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
48 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 2,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Letter of Marque continues the saga of Jack Aubrey, brilliant yet disgraced officer, and Stephan Maturin, ship's surgeon and British intelligence operator. Together they sail on a desperate mission against the French, which, if successful, may redeem Aubrey from the private hell of his disgrace
Desolation island by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
58 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin sail to Australia with a hold full of convicts, including a dangerous spy, while the crew is decimated by disease and their ship, the "Leopard," is pursued by a Dutch man-of-war
The yellow admiral by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 2,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The continuing saga of the Royal Navy's Captain Jack Aubrey, now being sued by slaveholders for the ships he confiscated off Africa. At the same his wife is after him for his affair with a mistress. Things improve when he goes to sea to fight the French and captures a ship with gold
The wine-dark sea by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 2,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1st American ed
Master and commander the far side of the world by Peter Weir ( Visual )
65 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
The fortune of war by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
52 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Aubrey, commander of the best-armed frigate in the Royal Navy, leaves the Dutch East Indies to return to England in a dispatch vessel, but the outbreak of the War of 1812 delays his journey and draws him into bloody battle
The surgeon's mate by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
45 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 2,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin are on their way home to report their latest victory to the government, they are menaced by those out to capture Maturin for his actions against the French intelligence network in the New World
The thirteen-gun salute by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
44 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Jack Aubrey of the Royal Navy and Stephen Maturin, ships surgeon and intelligence agent, return to set sail for the South China Sea on a diplomatic mission intended to prevent links between Bonaparte and the Malay Princes
Treason's harbour by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
42 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ship's doctor Stephen Maturin, a British intelligence agent, stands as the sole bulwark against the sabotage of his friend Captain Jack Aubrey's mission in Malta
The Ionian mission by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
41 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin return to the seas where they first sailed as shipmates. But Jack is now a senior Captain commanding a line-of-battle ship, and this is a longer, harder war than the dashing frigate actions of his early days
The nutmeg of consolation by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After surviving a great typhoon in the South China Sea, Captain Jack Aubrey, ship's surgeon Stephen Maturin, and the crew of the HMS Diane attempt to rebuild their ship to leave the small desert island where they have been shipwrecked
The reverse of the medal by Patrick O'Brian ( Book )
42 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Jack Aubrey makes some bad investments which involve him with the London underworld, he must rely on Stephen Maturin, an intelligence officer on his ship, to get him out of trouble
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Russ, Richard Patrick, 1914-2000

O'Brian, Patrick
O'Brian, Patrick, 1914
O'Brian, Patrik
O'Brien, Patrick, 1914-2000
Russ, R.P., 1914-2000
Russ, Richard Patrick
Russ, Richard Patrick 1914-2000
باتريك أوبريان، 1914-2000
オブライアン, パトリック
Languages
English (1,048)
German (6)
Spanish (2)
Swedish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
French (1)
Danish (1)
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